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Chris Smalling reacts to claims Mourinho has a problem with him

Mourinho says he is having to do "a la carte" preparation for his players, juggling rest, preparation and matches. Boss Mauricio Pochettino said after they move to their new £800m stadium - following a temporary move to Wembley - the north Londoners can join the elite in Europe. Read More »

NHL: "Anaheim" equalized in the series with "Nashville"


Watson then put the Predators ahead early in the second period with his first playoff goal, banking his shot in off Anaheim defenseman Sami Vatanen . "It just doesn't make sense how he plays the game", he told the media. "I think I was just getting the puck to the net there", Ritchie said. If the Predators' penalty kill sticks to the same plan, they should have more success defending with one less man. Read More »

Manchester United lift full-year revenue and profit forecast

Pogba is expected to miss United's penultimate league match away to Southampton on Wednesday evening and will be given the choice to miss Sunday's final game against Crystal Palace at Old Trafford. Matteo Darmian, Ander Herrera, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Marcus Rashford could all come into the starting XI, having started on the bench at Spurs, while Marouane Fellaini returns from suspension. Read More »

Neal's OT goal puts Predators past Ducks to open West final

Anaheim ground it out to emerge with a 2-1 victory in Game 7, a feat the team notoriously couldn't accomplish in the past , and punch its conference final ticket. However, during the playoffs, the Predators have arguably been the strongest team, sweeping the Chicago Blackhawks in the first round then taking down the St. Read More »

Celtics Victorious in Game 7 to Eliminate Wizards


Led by 7-footer Olynyk, the Celtics got a huge lift from their bench, outscoring their Wizards' counterparts 48-5. Boston also shot 8-for-13 from 3-point range in the second half and drained 11 treys overall. Cleveland lit up IN and Toronto from deep (NBA-best 43 percent through eight games), but expect the Cavs to struggle at times IN the series from downtown. Read More »

Antonio Conte and Chelsea set sights on 30-win season


Watford reduced the deficit two minutes later after Daryl Janmaat surged into the area and finished with aplomb, while Stefano Okaka drew them level in the 74th minute with a close range finish after Zouma failed to cope with Tom Cleverley's cross. Read More »

Momentum back with Arsenal, insists Champions League-chasing Arsene Wenger

In contrast to their London rivals, Arsenal have not won the league since 2004 and Wenger has come under renewed pressure this season with his side in danger of failing to qualify for the Champions League . Arsene Wenger has suggested Arsenal's top-four fate will not be a decisive factor in regards to his future at Emirates Stadium. Nevertheless, Wenger was keen to point out that his focus on a prize he last lifted in 2004 remains unwavering. Read More »

'Nonsense' - Sutton hits out at manager comments after Tottenham beat Man United

Wayne Rooney pulled one back for the visitors - the last goal at White Hart Lane - but could not take the gloss of a victorious end to life at the Lane in a game in which United were firmly second best. "When people say we gambled by going to Europa League, we didn't gamble ". "After 2-0 we had to bring a bit more quality to the team , we brought more balance", Mourinho added. Read More »

Guardiola: Barca Or Bayern Would've Sacked Me By Now

In 42% of the battles the Blues managed to score at least one goal in both halves (second best in the league) while they haven't conceded in both halves at home this season. "He has huge skill for 19 [sic], but I like a lot of goalkeepers". I'm out, for sure. The 32-year-old Argentinian defender is set to leave this summer, ending a nine-year association with the club, after joining from Espanyol in 2008. Read More »

IOC Evaluation Commission head calls Paris bid exceptional, detailed


EUROPEAN ATHLETICS President Svein Arne Hansen has endorsed the Paris 2024 bid for the Olympic Games. Rome, Budapest and Hamburg were all also being considered as host cities but were all removed due to public concern. "2024-2028 is not a matter of discussion". The new president has already thrown his weight behind Paris' bid, telling IOC President Thomas Bach over the phone of its "expected benefits for all French people". Read More »

Coutinho "Happy" To Be Linked With Barcelona

The England global has struggled for regular game time this season, but he was also among the goals against West Ham and Origi considers him to be an important part of Jurgen Klopp's plans. There are plans to meet the Reds' team bus en masse before Sunday's clash with Boro, however, and this show of support could help spur Klopp's side to success in what Origi described as being "like a final". Read More »

Ryan Blaney's season back on track with fourth-place finish at Kansas

I hope it was just a safety precaution to get him out on a stretcher. Truex called previous year "the biggest heartbreaker", when he had several seconds on the field and came in to pit with 54 laps to go. "I'm just saying prayers for Aric", Logano said. "It was vibrating really bad. It just didn't like up for us, there, at the end". With Blaney in the lead late in the race, Truex began to close the gap, eventually taking the lead on lap 243. Read More »

Blues rally late to even series


Jakob Silfverberg #33 and Josh Manson #42 of the Anaheim Ducks celebrate Silfverberg's goal against the Edmonton Oilers. "We had some good scoring chances", said Steen. "The guys have always believed in our depth", McDavid said. "He's always working hard, he's shoving pucks in and he's always making our team better". Read More »

Madrid Open: Rafael Nadal sets up semifinal showdown against Novak Djokovic


Novak Djokovic says he could have a new coach in place as soon as the French Open in less than a fortnight. Lopez believes if Djokovic can string some wins together, he will regain his confidence and form. He will face the victor of the late night match between number 8 seed Dominic Thiem and Borna Coric , who knocked number one seed, Andy Murray out earlier in the week. Read More »

James Rodriguez not training with Real Madrid amid Man United transfer talks


He's different", Zidane said. Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane hailed Cristiano Ronaldo's capacity to deliver when his side needs him most in big games after the Portuguese netted twice in Sunday's 4-1 rout of Sevilla . However, the Andalusians do not appear the same side now as they were in scoring two late goals to beat the European champions back in January. We're all set for our penultimate league match of the season! "Mathematically we still have a chance", said defender Nico ... Read More »

John Terry has made most of season on periphery at Chelsea


It has been a good lesson for me because all of my career I have been in the starting line-up and never really seen the other side of being on the bench. Dyche and Pulis have both secured comfortable mid-table finishes against the odds, while Clement, Swansea's third manager of the season, led them to safety after inheriting a team rock bottom of the league in January. Read More »

But old? Detroit Pistons unveil their next logo


After a six-month design collaboration with the National Basketball Association and Nike, the Pistons have released a new logo that they'll take with them downtown to the Little Caesars Arena, and we can't really tell what's new about it. Read More »

Watch MI vs RPS live IPL 10 Qualifier 1 on Hotstar


Mumbai Indians won ten out of their 14 league matches and the consistency he believes has been remarkable. The team to lose the match will play Qualifier 2 with the winning team of Eliminator. The trio will need to strike once again to restrict Mumbai and also require support from Australian leggie Adam Zampa. The side however will badly miss Englishman Ben Stokes, the costliest pick of the season, as he returns to national duty. Read More »

Mourinho hands unconditional leave to Paul Pogba

Mourinho says he is having to do "a la carte" preparation for his players, juggling rest, preparation and matches . "But the guys who played 90 minutes [versus Spurs], I can not give them one day off if I want them to play versus Southampton because they need two recovery days". Read More »

Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer impression hits the streets of NYC


Fans are expecting her to revive her beloved impersonation of Spicer. McCarthy's reappearance as Spicer couldn't be better timed, coinciding with the beleaguered press secretary's recent reported attempt to hide in the bushes from journalists pelting him with questions about Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey. Read More »

Harry Kane expects Tottenham stars to stay


In the midst of all the hoopla surrounding the last match at White Hart Lane, an actual football match broke out between Tottenham and Manchester United . "But we have one (the Europa League final) that is more important than others". "We were simply trying to find balance, even with some players not in their best position, trying to organise a team to give minutes to people who need minutes and protecting people who needed to be protected". Read More »